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Another 1,600 new COVID-19 cases reported in Alberta

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Alberta continues to report large numbers of new daily COVID-19 cases.

Data released by the province on Sunday shows in a 24 hour period between Friday and Saturday, Alberta confirmed 1,608 cases.

That’s more than 3,300 cases in just 48 hours as the previous day reported a record high 1,731 new cases.

Cases in Alberta as of Nov. 29  2020

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56,444 total cases
1,608 new cases Nov.29
40,219 recovered cases
533 deaths

15,692 active cases (new record)
435 in hospital
95 hospitalized patients in intensive care

2,234,470 total tests completed
1,464,897 people tested

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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